Neil Sanders has been the Vice President and Managing Director of CCL Secure since April 2019.
After graduating from the University of Nottingham with an honours degree in Chemistry, Neil started his career in currency at the Bank of England Printing Works as an ink chemist. After a brief spell with De La Rue following their successful bid to manage the printing operations at Debden for the Bank of England, he moved to Note Printing Australia in 2005 holding a variety of technical, operational and senior management roles.
After 12 years in Australia he joined CCL in 2017 and moved back to the UK to head up CCL Secure’s EMEA region, responsible for sales and the manufacturing operation based in Wigton, Cumbria.
Based once again in Australia he now heads up CCL Secure globally with overall responsibility for the organisation and its three manufacturing facilities.
With 25 years’ experience in the currency industry Neil has played a key role in the development and production of new banknote across the world and has extensive experience in the ink, substrate and banknote manufacturing fields.